Sweet corn
Zea mays var. rugosa 'Sweet G-90'

Family: Poaceae (poh-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Zea (ZEE-uh) (Info)
Species: mays var. rugosa
Cultivar: Sweet G-90
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Category:

Vegetables

Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Seed Type:

Hybrid

Days to Maturity:

81 to 90 days

Kernel Color:

Yellow

White

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Ashdown, Arkansas

Augusta, Georgia

Longview, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Sep 7, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Available from stores of the Southern States Cooperative. SS descrption "Full season, bicolor variety that is easy to grow. The plants are very tall reaching up to 8 feet. The ears are 9 inches long with 16 rows of kernel. Used for home garden and some local markets. " An 85 day su hybrid. Very similar to Bi-Queen.